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» Internships

Around 80% of Chapman undergraduates participate in at least one internship—and about half do two or more.

Why? Because internships are a great way to get professional experience, earn academic credit and sometimes even get paid. Here are some more details on why internships are important and how we’ll help you find the right one for you.

Internships 101

Chapman is located in Orange County, within commuting distance of countless vibrant industries. We’ve also developed several relationships with industry partners that will help ease the process of finding and landing an internship.

Internships are offered year-round (fall, winter, spring, summer). When it comes to finding one, you’ll get assistance from:

In many cases you’ll get academic credit and/or paid for your internship. A few majors at Chapman require you to get an internship, but most majors will support you getting one regardless.

And because internships let you learn more about a career path and start networking in your industry, it’s not unusual for an internship to lead to a job offer.

Ashley Wood '20
Computer Science Major
In her internship with Rhapsody International, Ashley built an online music player. In this blog post, she shares tips for finding the right internship.

International Internships

Want to see the world while working? Our Center for Global Education offers semesters abroad that also include internships.


In addition, every year they offer international internships over the summer. These are generally around two months long. Cost and tuition assistance may be available, including funding options for Pell Grant recipients and first-generation students.


You can learn more and view current/previous destinations on our Summer International Internships page.

Emma Asson ‘21
Broadcast Journalism and Documentary Major and Sociology Minor
Emma took an internship for credit with the One World Film Festival during her spring semester in Prague, Czech Republic.

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